Search for dissertations about: "personal life"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 420 swedish dissertations containing the words personal life.

  1. 1. Getting Personal A Framework for Context-Aware Services and System Design for Contemporary Mobile Environments

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Athanasios Karapantelakis; KTH.; [2011]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; context aware; context-aware; personalized services; TECHNOLOGY Information technology Computer science Computer science; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Informationsteknik Datavetenskap Datalogi; SRA - ICT; SRA - Informations- och kommunikationsteknik;

    Abstract : This study explores the subject of providing personalized services to mobile users, by exploiting relevant domain knowledge (i.e. contextual information). READ MORE

  2. 2. ”I don’t believe the meaning of life is all that profound” A study of Icelandic teenagers’ life interpretation and values

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Pedagogiska institutionen

    Author : Gunnar J. Gunnarsson; Stockholms universitet.; Stockholms universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; life interpretation; life philosophy; existential questions; values; teenagers; homogeneity; plurality; security; insecurity; religious education.; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Education; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Pedagogik; pedagogik; Education;

    Abstract : What do teenagers recount about themselves and their interpretation of life and values, and what characterises individual teenagers’ perceptions and statements? What is the relation between teenagers’ life interpretation and values and social circumstances? What challenges to school religious education do the teenagers’ perceptions and statements represent? These questions are central to the study Icelandic Teenagers’ Life Interpretation and Values.The purpose of the study was to investigate some central elements in teenagers’ life interpretation so as to discuss the results in terms of social circumstances in Iceland and of school religious education. READ MORE

  3. 3. Personal service environments Openness and user control in user-service interaction

    University dissertation from Uppsala University

    Author : Markus Bylund; Uppsala universitet.; Uppsala universitet.; [2001]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Datalogi; Computing Science;

    Abstract : This thesis describes my work with making the whole experience of using electronic services more pleasant and practical. More and more people use electronic services in their daily life — be it services for communicating with colleagues or family members, web-based bookstores, or network-based games for entertainment. READ MORE

  4. 4. Musculoskeletal Pain among Health Care Staff Riskfactors for Pain, Disability and Sick leave

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Annika Nilsson; Högskolan i Gävle.; Uppsala universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : pain; musculoskeletal pain; disability; sick leave; health care staff; registered nurses; nurse’s aides; work-related factors; personal factors; life values.; Caring sciences; nurses aides; life values; Vårdvetenskap;

    Abstract : The present thesis is based on four empirical studies concerning risk factors related to musculoskeletal pain (MSP), disability, and sick leave among three non-clinical samples of health care staff. Initially, in Study I, cognitive, behavioural and environmental factors related to MSP of nurses' aides were explored. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Psychology of Worldviews: Toward a Non-Reductive Science of Personality

    University dissertation from Lund University

    Author : Artur Nilsson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Worldview; personality; philosophy of life; weltanshauung; life view; ideology; existentialism; non-reductive; humanism; normativism; polarity theory; political psychology; philosophy of science; philosophy of psychology; philosophical orientation; basic assumptions; presuppositions; core assumptions; personal constructs; theoretical psychology; integrative framework; personalism;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Personer drivs inte enbart av djuriska instinkter, utan de är även språkliga och existentiellt medvetna varelser, vars upplevelser och handlingar är fyllda av subjektiv mening. Att förstå en människa som en person är att förstå honom eller henne som ett rationellt system som har viljor, rädslor, förhoppningar, trosföreställningar, och andra sätt att ge sin värld mening, och inte bara som ett mekaniskt system av som styrs av samma orsaker som andra djur. READ MORE